Abuja explosion: Over 200 people are believed to have died from the blast.; Jonathan orders increased security in Nigerian capital

President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered that the security in Abuja, the Nigerian capital, be increased following an early Monday morning explosion in Nyanya, a suburb of the capital city. In a tweet by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati, the president said he is saddened by the loss of lives from…

Bloody Weekend in Borno: 60 killed in fresh Boko Haram attacks terrorists

Barely 48 hours after suspected Boko Haram terrorists massacred more than 200 persons including students who were writing their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, in Borno, the insurgents, yesterday, continued their killing spree as they killed no fewer than 60 persons in Ngoshe and Kaigamari villages of Borno close to the border with Cameroon. The…

Crisis hits Assemblies of God Church •My case against church leaders —suspended General Superintendent Emeka

Assemblies of God Church Nigeria General Superintendent, Rev. Paul Emeka, suspended over allegations of misconduct,  financial misappropriation and other matters by a  group in the church, in this interview culled from Sunday Vanguard, fires  back at his accusers, saying his only offence was that he  tried to protect the church. The embattled Rev. Emeka (shown…